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A visit to the Assumption Church Cemetery ...

The location of the Assumption Church Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Assumption Church Cemetery ...

The Assumption Church Cemetery is located in Hennepin County.

The county seat for Hennepin County is located in Minneapolis. Minneapolis lies just to the north of the Assumption Church Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Assumption Church Cemetery

Lat:   44.8644°   (44° 51' 51")

Lon:   -93.2681°   (-93° 16' 5")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Assumption Church Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Assumption Church Cemetery.

Apple Valley   [Map]     Mendota Heights   [Map]    
Bloomington   [Map]     Mendota   [Map]    
Burnsville   [Map]     Minneapolis   [Map]    
Eagan   [Map]     Minnetonka   [Map]    
Eden Prairie   [Map]     Richfield   [Map]    
Edina   [Map]     Roseville   [Map]    
Falcon Heights   [Map]     Saint Anthony   [Map]    
Fort Snelling   [Map]     Saint Louis Park   [Map]    
Golden Valley   [Map]     Saint Paul   [Map]    
Hopkins   [Map]     Savage   [Map]    
Inver Grove Heights   [Map]     Shakopee   [Map]    
Lauderdale   [Map]     South Saint Paul   [Map]    
Lilydale   [Map]     Sunfish Lake   [Map]    
Medicine Lake   [Map]     West Saint Paul   [Map]    

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Assumption Church Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hennepin County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Assumption Church Cemetery.

Apple Valley   [Map]
 - Located in Dakota County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Assumption Church Cemetery
 
Bloomington   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery
 
Burnsville   [Map]
 - Located in Dakota County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the South (S) of the Assumption Church Cemetery
 
Eden Prairie   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the West (W) of the Assumption Church Cemetery
 
Edina   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery
 
Hopkins   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery
 
Minneapolis   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the North (N) of the Assumption Church Cemetery
 
Roseville   [Map]
 - Located in Ramsey County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Assumption Church Cemetery
 
Saint Louis Park   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery
 
Saint Paul   [Map]
 - Located in Ramsey County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of the Assumption Church Cemetery
 
Shakopee   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery
 
South Saint Paul   [Map]
 - Located in Dakota County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the East (E) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Assumption Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Minnesota:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Hennepin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Anoka County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Minnesota:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Minnesota,
Cemeteries of Hennepin County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Minnesota
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Minnesota
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Minnesota,
Cemeteries of Hennepin County
 

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Minnesota

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Assumption Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Hennepin County.

Acacia Park Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dakota County

A very large cemetery that lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #81832<3>

B'nai Emet Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2137751

Bass Lake Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Bloomington Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #81960

Bloomington Ferry Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Christ Luthern Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dakota County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Church of Saint Peter Historic Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dakota County

A large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1769302

Dawn Valley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Ft. Snelling National Cemetery   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #82339

Gemelus Chesed Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2341169

Lakewood Cemetery   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #82700

Lone Oak Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dakota County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Minneapolis Jewish Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #82819

Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Pioneers & Soldiers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Pleasant View Memorial Gardens   [Map]

Located in Dakota County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Resurrection Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dakota County

A very large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #83141

St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dakota County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dakota County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

St. Margaret Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

South Side Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Temple Israel Memorial Park   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #83689

United Hebrew Brotherhood Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Assumption Church Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #83754

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Assumption Church Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Assumption Church Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2101110   (Name of Record: Assumption Church Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hennepin
Lat: 44.8644444     Lon: -93.2680556   [Map]
Elev: 261         Map Name: Bloomington

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Minnesota

About Hennepin County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hennepin County: www.hennepin.us/

The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Assumption Church Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.8644, Longitude: -93.2681     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Assumption Church Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.




 

 

 

 

 


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